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Oct 13, 2012 8:55pm EDT
. the people that work in washington, d.c. for the u.s. congress or the united states senate. get a variety of choices to make in their lives. and that's what we ought to do for all people in america. >> yes, sir, sorry. >> follow-up? >> trying to find my light. >> not right now. education. these folks submitted 18 questions on education, and the first one is that will be asked on education will go to you, governor, and asked by angie pettig. angie pettig, where are you? there she is, governor, right there. >> i've heard a lot about education and the need to hold teachers and schools accountable, and i certainly agree with that. but as an individual with an educational background, and also a parent, i have seen a lot of instances where the parents are unresponsive to the teachers or flat out uninvolved in their child's education. how do you intend to not only hold the teachers and schools accountable but also hold parents accountable? >> well, you know, it's hard to make people love one another. i wish i knew the law because i would darn sure sign it. i wish i knew the law that said all of
Oct 14, 2012 1:15am EDT
to the united states that they be able to continue to do so. the core is that these nations produce graduates that will be effective citizens and effective leaders in an increasingly diverse society and effective competitors in diverse global markets. >> does the united states agree that mr. -- that politicants deserve a -- that applicants deserve a different process? >> the top 10% plan certainly does produce some ethnic diversity. significant numbers get in. the problem is, the university can't control that adiversity in the same way it can with respect to the 25% of the class submitted through a ho lifment st -- holistic process. my understanding is that they would not like -- that they would like to look for students that further the educational mission. for example, they will look for admissions that play against racial stereotypes just by what they bring. the african-american fencer. the hispanic who has mastered classical greek. they can also look for people with a demonstrated track record. >> if you have two applicants absolutely the same in every respect, they both come from affluen
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